7) Penguins use pebbles as a way of proposing to be their mate.
8) A prison in Washington state allows inmates to socialize with not-so-friendly cats to cut down on cats put to sleep and making them home-ready.
9) In Japan, macaques have learned how to use coins to get food out of vending machines.
10) A penguin by the name of Sir Nils Olav was given knighthood in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
11) The punishment for killing a panda bear in China is death.
12) Spiders do not have the ability to fly, which is good news for many of us who suffer from arachnophobia.